1 – IOWA CAUCUS
The Iowa caucus CAN BE an occasion to lift our thoughts above our usual superficial thinking, and above the thoughts that others give to us. We can ask: “What in the world is going on in Iowa?” So, in three parts, I write for you some political thoughts; that is, thoughts that concern the Body Politic.
Initially, my first thought on a portion of the Iowa caucus was this:
1. SUPERANNUATED CHILDREN GET TO VOTE
This is not the general population of Iowa! But they say that the many supporters of Bernie Sanders there and elsewhere are mainly “young people.” Though mentally and intellectually underage, they do get to vote.
He is a self-declared “socialist,” we have heard These children who support the romantic notion of socialism have NEVER been made to study or read or even become remotely acquainted with the effects of any political or social revolution, and so they believe the “socialist” revolution that they can produce by their enthusiasm will bring about a “better world.”
“Enthusiasm! High hopes for change! Our leaders will transform us into a better society!” It sounds appealing. But there is nowhere in the history of this planet that shows evidence for the success of socialism; but everywhere it has been attempted, you will find its failure, especially in terms of over-extended and failing economies..
The children-voters don’t know. They are uneducated. But they are well-informed and well-trained in the propaganda that brings about “hope and change” in the context of Big Brother type governments which promise everything to everyone.
As one commenter says: “I’m lazy. I’m going to vote for Bernie Sanders because he’s going to GIVE me everything I need.”
2. A SOCIAL/POLITICAL REVOLUTION
This is a revolution in American thinking — a revolution that has been inserting itself into our nation for the past several decades, and which is well under way to undermining our strength and viability in every sector of our society.
To succeed, it must use a generation of “children” who have been miseducated, propagandized, intellectually weakened , morally corrupted, and made to do all the things which have made humans feel justifiably guilty for during the past ten thousand years (since at least the end of the last Ice Age).
They must have been made to love pleasure and to disdain hard work and independence — and they must be made fearful of life and their own capabilities. And they must not know the fatal consequences to a nation that is conquered by socialism — after the “hopes and dreams” become a disastrous reality.
3. SOCIALISM AND SLAVERY
A pleasure-seeking, corrupted society is one that is easy to lead . . . . Every socialist knows this. Destroy the family, destroy family values, and you have destroyed your strongest enemy.
“I’m going to vote for Bernie Sanders because he’s going to GIVE me everything I need.”
This is called: slavery.
These super-annuated useful idiots, as Lenin called them (I wouldn’t call them that), are indeed helping to bring about a kind of global slavery.
Personally, I choose to observe the evidence of actual history. I don’t trust people who smile at me and promise me good things — if only I give them more and more of my money for policies that have never yet worked and give up more and more of my privacy and freedom for a “bright” future that has never yet begun to come about.
What gives me the right to disparage our “young people”? To shorten the length of this posting, I’ll tell you and I’ll put forward for you two dangers, the internal attack on our nation and the external attack – both of which we can witness as they happen, but I’ll do it in the next post.
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